• Short Summary

    Ladies are shown in various locations exercising, diving, competing in a beauty parade, and modelling the latest swim wear.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Belles baths and beaches.

    M/S of ladies doing bending and stretching exercises on Cliftonville beach, Kent. Various shots as they lay on their backs and wave their legs in the air. M/S of a beauty parade on Natal's coastline (South Africa), judged by wrestler 'Whiskers' Blake. Various shots as he looks at the girls in the line-up and writes on a paper.

    M/S of a lady modelling a new swimming costume on Miami beach. M/S of two girls wearing romper suits. M/S of another wearing a floral suit and shorts. M/S of a lady in one-piece bathing suit. M/S low angle shot of model in bathing costume and hat with long diaphanous veil.

    M/S of a lady diving off a board at Manhattan beach. Various shots of ladies diving with somersaults and twists. M/S of Mary Hurger (?), 12 year old swimming champion doing her dive. Various shots as they dive again.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1154.24
    Media URN:
    39995
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:30:00 / 01:48:53:00
    Canister:
    PT 382

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